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NOAM CHOMSKY

Massachusetts Institute of Technology   (remote by video)

Professor of Linguistics (Emeritus), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Linguistics and Philosophy. Chomsky is credited with inaugurating the "cognitive revolution" and introducing transformational grammar to the field of linguistics. He is author of over 100 books on linguistics, war, politics and mass media. Chomsky served as Visiting Professor at Columbia, UCLA, Princeton, and Cambridge University; He is a recipient of numerous honorary degrees. His completed his PhD at University of Pennsylvania. 

 

Chomsky’s writings include: Logical Structure of Linguistic Theory; Syntactic Structures; Aspects of the Theory of Syntax; Cartesian Linguistics; The Sound Pattern of English, Language and Mind; Studies on Semantics in Generative Grammar; Knowledge of Language; New Horizons in the Study of Language and Mind; The Responsibility of Intellectuals; Manufacturing Consent – The Political Economy of the Mass Media; Understanding Power; Hegemony of Survival; What Kind of Creatures Are We?   

 

Website  https://chomsky.info/